In the latest in a series of China-U.S. trade disputes, China's Ministry of Commerce took...

|By:, SA News Editor

In the latest in a series of China-U.S. trade disputes, China's Ministry of Commerce took preliminary measures to impose tariffs on certain nylon imports from the U.S. The ruling affects imports of Nylon 6, used to manufacture a variety of products, including toothbrushes and chiffon. Affected U.S. firms include BASF's (BASFY.PK) U.S. arm and Honeywell (HON).